Nov 2, 2012 5:00pm EDT
tight race there. president obama having a slight advantage over mr. romney. >>> wl, with just four days now to go, both candidates are choosing their final campaign stops carefully. in battleground virginia it will play a prominent role again this weekend. northern virginia bureau chief julie carey tells us what both sides are doing now to win the commonwealth. >> reporter: with four days to go campaign offices are gearing up for their most intense weekend of all. the final push to turn out voters. at this fairfax county gop office, volunteers and staffers kept the phone banks going while preparing for the weekend's door-to-door work. at the obama office in manassas a similar picture. supporters also stopped by to get tickets to a rally tomorrow night in prince william county, featuring president obama and former president bill clinton. >> each candidate understands that virginia could be not only a critical swing state in the electoral college but perhaps even the critical state to the outcome. so it's no surprise, therefore, that the candidates are doing these very late campaign
Oct 29, 2012 5:00pm EDT
stage and told us that the plant is now closed and all of you are fired... i looked both ways, i looked at the crowd, and...we all just lost our jobs. we don't have an income. mitt romney made over 100 million dollars by shutting down our plant and devastated our lives. turns out that when we built that stage, it was like building my own coffin, and it just made me sick. [ male announcer ] priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertising. >>> we are back now, and take a look at this. this is the shore, the beach, and rehoboth, delaware, where wendy rieger has been covering this storm all day live. these waves are really kicking it up there. we saw ten-foot waves rolling in about an hour ago. and now you can see these monster waves slamming ashore there in rehoboth. >> and massive flooding on the city streets there, and to the south. and dewey, as wendy showed us, and team rehoboth all over the area there. high winds are knocking out power across our region right now. >> news4's keith russell is live in the newsroom with the latest op the power outages. >> the lat
Nov 1, 2012 5:00pm EDT
carey joins us with the countdown to election day. >> no surprise that both mitt romney and barack obama, final five day push for bring them to virginia. for romney, it was roanoke, the richmond area and virginia beach. the president returns to northern virginia to prince william county on saturday night. the factory floor of a window and door company in roanoke was one of three virginia stops for mitt romney, but none bring him to northern virginia this time around. romney took time to encourage donations to storm relief effort, the sharp criticism of his opponent was back as he mocked his proposal to have several agencies under a secretary of business. >> we don't need a secretary of business to understand business, we need a president who understands business, and i do. >> reporter: president obama tried to strike a balance. acknowledging how politics were briefly put aside this week. >> there are no democrats or republicans during a storm. they're just fellow americans. >> reporter: but the president also returned to his main charge that a romney presidency would hurt the middl
Oct 31, 2012 5:00pm EDT
on that stage and told us that the plant is now closed and all of you are fired... i looked both ways, i looked at the crowd, and...we all just lost our jobs. we don't have an income. mitt romney made over 100 million dollars by shutting down our plant and devastated our lives. turns out that when we built that stage, it was like building my own coffin, and it just made me sick. [ male announcer ] priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertising. >>> federal agents identified a suspect that is responsible for three pipe bombs found yesterday in northern virginia. keith russell is live to explain why the sheriff's department considers him extremely dangerous. >> reporter: here's what we can tell you. he has no fixed address. no one knows where he is, but we learned his name, the type of car he drives and his possible motives. this is lawrence allen stewart ii, 25-year-old old, 5'11", 220 pounds. the car is a red 2013 hyundai accept. he's suspected of throwing home made pipe bombs in three different homes yesterday morning over the span of an hour and a half. it'